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The Resource Idea of Haiti : Rethinking Crisis and Development, (electronic book)

Idea of Haiti : Rethinking Crisis and Development, (electronic book)

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Idea of Haiti : Rethinking Crisis and Development
Title
Idea of Haiti
Title remainder
Rethinking Crisis and Development
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
After Haiti was struck by a devastating earthquake on January 12, 2010, aid workers and offers of support poured in from around the world. Tellingly, though, news reports on the catastrophe and relief efforts frequently included a pejorative description of the country that outsiders were determined to rebuild: the troubled island nation, a nation plagued by political violence. There was much talk of inventing a "new" Haiti, which would presumably mimic Western modes of development and thus mitigate political instability and crisis. As contributors to this wide-ranging book reveal, Haiti has lo
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
Dewey number
  • 972.9407/3
  • 972.94073
LC call number
F1928.2 .I44 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Polyné, Millery
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  • Economic assistance -- Haiti
  • Economic development -- Haiti
  • Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010
  • Humanitarian assistance -- Haiti
Label
Idea of Haiti : Rethinking Crisis and Development, (electronic book)
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Description based upon print version of record
Control code
PurchEBL1366329
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (331 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781452939599
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Idea of Haiti : Rethinking Crisis and Development, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Control code
PurchEBL1366329
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (331 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781452939599
Specific material designation
remote

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